Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SID CCJ AGU CENX

SID leads basic materials stocks higher on Monday

   
Biggest Movers in Basic Materials Stocks Now – SID CCJ AGU CENX

Basic materials stocks finished flat on Monday on Wall Street.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.5%, the Nasdaq pushed 0.6% higher and the S&P 500 climbed 0.5%.

Some of the biggest gainers among basic materials stocks include:

  • National Steel Corp (SID): SID stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Cameco Corp (CCJ): CCJ stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Agrium Inc (AGU): AGU stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Century Aluminum Company (CENX): CENX stock is up 1.5% today.
  • Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM): SWM stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Kaman Corp (KAMN): KAMN stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Precision Castparts Corp (PCP): PCP stock is up 1.4% today.
  • Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp (KS): KS stock is up 1.3% today.
  • Clearwater Paper Corp (CLW): CLW stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Grupo Simec S.A. De C.V. (SIM): SIM stock is up 1.1% today.

Some of the biggest losers among basic materials stocks include:

  • Novagold Resources Inc (NG): NG stock is down 2.7% today.
  • Barrick Gold Corp (ABX): ABX stock is down 2.1% today.
  • Compania Mina Buenaventura S.A. (BVN): BVN stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Westlake Chemical Corp (WLK): WLK stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM): AEM stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI): IPI stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF): CLF stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Sensient Technologies Corp (SXT): SXT stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Stillwater Mining Company (SWC): SWC stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Monsanto Company (MON): MON stock is down 0.7% today.

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And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.

Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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